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Prostate Cancer

What is prostate cancer?

What is prostate cancer? Cancer is an uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells anywhere in the body.  If cancer begins in the prostate, it is called prostate cancer.   Prostate cancer is the second... read more

Published on 30 Oct 2020

Prostate Cancer

Am I at risk for prostate cancer? 

All men are at risk for prostate cancer. Approximately 1 in every 94 Malaysian men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during their lifetime. The highest incidence was reported among Chinese men, f... read more

Published on 30 Oct 2020

Prostate Cancer

Should I screen for prostate cancer?

Screening means checking your body for cancer before you develop any signs or symptoms. Prostate cancer is a slow-growing tumour which may never require treatment in many men. However, in some men, pr... read more

Published on 30 Oct 2020

Prostate Cancer

What are the signs and symptoms?

The signs and symptoms of prostate cancer depend on the stage of disease. Many patients with early disease do not have any symptoms. Some may experience the following signs and symptoms: Frequent uri... read more

Published on 30 Oct 2020

Prostate Cancer

How to diagnose prostate cancer?

Should the PSA or DRE results be abnormal, a doctor may advise you to go for a biopsy to confirm or rule out the diagnosis of prostate cancer.   A biopsy is a procedure where a small piece of t... read more

Published on 30 Oct 2020

Prostate Cancer

How is prostate cancer treated?

Prostate cancer is one of the most curable cancers. Over 90% of patients with early stage prostate cancer survived for at least 10 years after receiving treatment. Prostate cancer is treated based on... read more

Published on 30 Oct 2020